Earl Seitz

Earl Seitz, nicknamed "Foster" by former NHL Coach Barry Melrose when he played in Kamloops, is the "dean" of active sportscasters in British Columbia. Born and raised on a farm outside of the small village of Duchess, Alberta, Earl is into his 47th year of broadcasing in 2015, and 42nd at Broadcast Centre. His interest in media began at a very early age. In 1953, during a family visit to Kansas, he saw television for the first time. Earl and his wife Velma have two children and three grandchildren. He embraces the Kamloops Tournament Capital Brand, and the wide range of sports events it brings to the City. Earl was recognized for his contributions to the sports community with the presentation of a Lifetime Achievment Award by the Radio-Television News Directors Association in 2011.

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Garand backstops Blazers over Rebels for win in first WHL start

By Earl Seitz
November 10, 2017 - 10:11pm Updated: November 10, 2017 - 10:58pm

KAMLOOPS — Dylan Garand made 31 saves in his first Western Hockey League start to backstop the Blazers to a 3-2 win over the Red Deer Rebels.

The 15-year old is on callup from the Delta Hockey Academy while Dylan Ferguson remains with the NHL Vegas Golden Knights on emergency call-up.